Why are People Ashamed of Hearing Loss?

Hearing loss is a common condition. Over 50 million Americans have hearing loss, and this includes and 60% of our returning veterans. More individuals have hearing loss than the combined number of those with diabetes, Alzheimer’s, autism and osteoporosis altogether. But despite the high …

Does Tinnitus Cause Hearing Loss?

Does Tinnitus Cause Hearing Loss?

If you’re wondering if your tinnitus is causing hearing loss, there’s a chance that the tinnitus you are experiencing is pretty loud. But is it loud enough to cause hearing loss? Tinnitus is the experience of hearing noise not triggered by an external …

What to Ask During A Hearing Consultation

What to Ask During A Hearing Consultation

When it comes to hearing loss, there is a huge gap between the knowledge of an average layman and a professional. Although you may have noticed that your hearing is not as good as it used to be, you most …

Coming to Terms with Your Hearing Loss

Coming to Terms with Your Hearing Loss

Realizing that you have hearing loss can be difficult, particularly for those who incur hearing loss through the natural process of aging. When this type of hearing loss occurs, a person is faced not only with the reality of getting …

How to Prevent Swimmers Ear          

How to Prevent Swimmers Ear          

Swimming in lakes and rivers is great fun and a wonderful way to cool off during the summer. However, it’s important to stay safe. Regular swimming increases the chances of getting otitis externa, also known as swimmer’s ear. Impacting one …

Weather Preparedness Tips for People with Hearing Loss

Weather Preparedness Tips for People with Hearing Loss

Weather alerts and warnings of severe weather are usually presented through radio and television announcements, which can certainly be a challenge for people with hearing loss. The National Association of the Deaf has continued to advocate for these announcements, which …

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!

May is Better Hearing and Speech Month!

The American Speech-Language-Hearing Association has designated May as Better Hearing and Speech Month and the theme this year is “Communication Across the Lifespan.” At Roseville Diagnostic Hearing Center, we’re committed to hearing healthcare all year round and we’re committed to …

Things People with Hearing Loss Wish You Knew

Things People with Hearing Loss Wish You Knew

Hearing loss is a condition experienced by many people, yet those who do not have hearing loss tend to misunderstand what is going on in the mind of a person who struggles to hear. Although you may not have hearing …

A Push for More Accessibility with Product Design

A Push for More Accessibility with Product Design

In this age of innovation, technology has come to support our lives in countless ways, many of them altogether unexpected. Consider the possibility of a driverless car. Those who work on innovating this technology claim that it will reduce the …